The neighborhood of Lake Forest Hills can be found in the city of Jacksonville, Florida.
Lake Forest Hills is fairly good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are generally reasonably tranquil. It is occasionally hard to access public green spaces in the neighborhood since they aren't well-distributed. Still, there are a few parks close by for residents to enjoy.
The predominant housing types in Lake Forest Hills are single detached homes and townhouses. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 85% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. A majority of the houses available in the housing market in this part of the city were built before the 1960s, when most of the housing growth occurred.
Residents will value that no matter where their property is situated in this part of the city, primary schools are close by. However, Lake Forest Hills does not contain any high schools. As far as eating is concerned, a supermarket is typically accessible within a short walk from any location in Lake Forest Hills. There are also approximately 10 restaurants in this neighborhood.
The preferred means of transportation in this part of Jacksonville is usually a car. Coming across a parking spot is quite easy, and the majority of real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway. On the other hand, getting around by public transit is challenging in this area. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Walking in Lake Forest Hills is not very common, even though many daily needs can be met on foot.